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Could saving Lackawanna train sheds derail supermarket?

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news The need for a supermarket at the Lackawanna Plaza site, and parking to go with it, was weighed against historical preservation as testimony continued at the May 14 planning board meeting. Last...
Photo Cullen

Longtime Montclair shop Photo Cullen to be shuttered

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news  Kent Hallander, whose family has owned Photo Cullen in Montclair for nearly a half century, predicted that today’s young people will regret their dependence on cellphone photos when they get older. Those...
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Cronk trading in Montclair for windshield wipers

Israel Cronk will be trading Montclair’s downtown for windshield wipers.

Montclair granted $142,500 from state for microgrid study

Montclair will be receiving $142,500 from the state to do a microgrid feasibility study, part of a total of $2.1 million that will be handed out to 13 town centers. The N.J. Board of Public...
Keil’s

Keil’s changes hands after 85 years

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news Since 1933, Keil’s Pharmacy has been a landmark in Montclair, run by three generations of the Kiel family. Last week, however, the family announced it was selling its store to Benzer...
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Solar trash compactors installed in Montclair business district

by ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The next time you need to throw away your crumpled-up food wrappers or chewing gum while you’re walking along Church Street, there will be a different receptacle to drop your trash in. Montclair...

Auction marks the final call for Rascals club

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news In this case, it was everything and the kitchen sinks, plural. At the former Rascals Comedy Club on Wednesday hundreds of items were auctioned off, including dozens of chairs, high-top tables and bar...

North Korean mix-up in Montclair – Pacifier entrepreneur says sanctions halted business

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news Last week Montclair’s posh pacifier entrepreneur was supposed to be launching a new product, but instead Nicki Radzeley’s newly manufactured sun and rain teething rings sat in a shipping container in...

Council to take over Lackawanna Plaza redevelopment process

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news In an effort to expedite the project, the Township Council is taking over control of the redevelopment of Lackawanna Plaza, mandating that a detailed plan for it be drawn up by June...

Critic of Montclair ice cream shop logo debuts ‘snowflake’ campaign

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news The Montclair business owner who called out a local ice cream shop’s cow logo as being sexist, and was blitzed with hate mail as a result, is launching a campaign to make...